New York Times, Friday, July 9, 1982

Author: Eli Wesoff
Editor: Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { B J Q V X Z }, Scrabble score: 288 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 67, Cheaters: 4, FITB: 7, XRef: 1
Eli Wesoff has 93 pre-Shortz puzzles and 1 Shortz era puzzle in our database.
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© 1982, The New York Times
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1. Like a tortoise : POKY
5. City in Texas : WACO
9. "The Younger" and "the Elder" : CATOS
14. Term at sea : ALEE
15. Quite ___ (many) : AFEW
16. Plate of a sort : ANODE
17. Naldi of the silents : NITA
18. Maggie's weapon in comics : ROLLINGPIN
20. Warehouse : ENTREPOT
22. "___ a Grecian Urn" : ODEON
23. Kind of opposition : LOYAL
24. Indigo plant : ANIL
25. Put off : DEFER
26. Quid pro quo, sometimes : TRADEOFF
30. Rib : KID
31. Thurmond of S.C. : STROM
33. Broadway hit : ANNIE
34. Holliday's friend : EARP
36. German marksman : YAGER
38. Baseball's Ed and Mel : OTTS
39. Harden : ENURE
41. Younger son : CADET
43. Billycock, e.g. : HAT
44. His appellation is an imitation : NAMESAKE
46. Last word of a Hemingway title : TREES
48. Stuttering Roscoe : ATES
49. Coming on like a lion : AROAR
50. Type of wave : MICRO
52. Eliminate, in a way : CROSSOFF
55. Mendicant : PANHANDLER
57. Light color : ECRU
58. Formed a bow : ARCED
59. Londoners have high ones : TEAS
60. Kin of gee-tars : UKES
61. Anne from N.Y.C. : MEARA
62. Thenar : SOLE
63. Confidential sounds : PSTS
1. Oriel part : PANE
2. Musicologist Downes : OLIN
3. Timpani member : KETTLEDRUM
4. ___ confusion: 46 B.C. : YEAROF
5. Jingoistic political group : WARPARTY
6. "___ and his money . . . " : AFOOL
7. Early Scot : CELT
8. One of the moreporks : OWL
9. Early Shaw play : CANDIDA
10. Mayor Bradley is one : ANGELENO
11. "___ the mornin' to you!" : TOPO
12. Frigg's husband : ODIN
13. D.C. V.I.P. : SEN
19. Hebrides isle : IONA
21. Watchers in a Texas song : EYES
24. ___ robbery : ARMED
25. New name at Buckingham : DIANA
26. Items in Brutus's closet : TOGAE
27. Bankrupt : ONTHEROCKS
28. ___ a fiddle : FITAS
29. Gab follower : FEST
30. Trenchant : KEEN
32. Draws off wine : RACKS
35. Circuit rider, e.g. : PREACHER
37. Bent backward : RETRORSE
40. Erik from N.Y.C. : ESTRADA
42. Father of Ganymede : TROS
45. Millennia upon millennia : AEON
47. Moderate : EASEUP
49. Pertaining to a region : AREAL
50. Lunar plain : MARE
51. Early Peruvian : INCA
52. Liz played her : CLEO
53. Decorative carving : FRET
54. Type of budget : FUSS
55. Shriver of tennis : PAM
56. Wino's affliction : DTS

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